Welcome to WikiWirral, sharing is what we do best.
Forum Stats
12182 Members
65 Forums
72596 Topics
978285 Posts
117 posts in the last 24hrs
Max Online: 7831 @ 8th Apr 2013 4:18pm
Who's Online - Click Me
88 registered (assassin, 18 invisible), 1637 Guests and 195 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


(Views 7days)This Weeks Most Read
Secretive mega shake-up of NHS could cost 15 mil 437
Need help 383
Wirral High Tides? 361
Found a mobile phone 14/01/2017 WALLASEY 349
Sometimes You Could Strangle Someone 337
Asbestos shed removal 325
Paypal help 322
Best Price for Scarpping my car 269
When we live to be a 100 yrs old 260
RAC ,AA v Breakdown Recovery 260
New General Forums
The Scouse Accent
by palemoon
Yesterday at 07:49 PM
birthday wishes
by sunnyside
Yesterday at 12:48 PM
The Green Eyed Girl
by granny
17th Jan 2017 10:33pm
Breastfeeding Dads Want to Be A Breastfeeding Hero
by fish5133
16th Jan 2017 1:24pm
New Wirral History
753 Sea Horse, Unit 9, Wallasey Waterfront
by Norton
Yesterday at 09:07 PM
What was County Hall, Abbey Street, Birkenhead?
by yoller
15th Jan 2017 1:28pm
752 The Old Manor Club, Withens Lane, Liscard
by Norton
13th Jan 2017 2:20pm
751 Plough Inn, Mount Pleasant Rd, New Brighton
by Norton
13th Jan 2017 1:38pm
351 Prince Alfred 30 Tunnel Road 30 30 to 32
by yoller
8th Jan 2017 7:18pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
fireworks on the Mersey last night
Hadlow train station
Topic Replies
Taylors Villas 1874 any info?
by bert1
3 minutes 3 seconds ago
New Car tax Rates For New Cars
by diggingdeeper
Today at 04:40 AM
When we live to be a 100 yrs old
by venice
Today at 12:03 AM
Musicals
by snowshoes
Yesterday at 11:47 PM
The Green Eyed Girl
by granny
Yesterday at 10:02 PM
Wanted freezer kit
by dodie
Yesterday at 09:58 PM
2pioneer speakers Free
by dodie
Yesterday at 09:54 PM
Secretive mega shake-up of NHS could cost 15 mil
by venice
Yesterday at 09:48 PM
753 Sea Horse, Unit 9, Wallasey Waterfront
by Norton
Yesterday at 09:07 PM
January
M Tu W Th F Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Indian/Jazz fusion music Liverpool
by buddy
17th Jan 2017 9:46am
Chinese New Year Liverpool
by paxvobiscum
15th Jan 2017 11:08am
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#488501 - 19th Mar 2011 7:50pm Vr6 engine in a polo ?
evo1986 Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 4th Feb 2010
Posts: 101
Loc: birkenhead
I was reading some were that a vr6 golf engine would go in a 1997 polo is ths possible ??

Top
AutoWirral : Advertising
Click me for more Information......

* * * Rapid Hydraulics - Hydraulic Hose Repairs * * *
Now Advertise with WikiWirral.
WikiWirral stats 35,000 Page Views a Day +500 Search Engines.. Click Me
#488504 - 19th Mar 2011 8:02pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
madrob Online   content
Guardian

Registered: 21st Jun 2010
Posts: 986
Loc: birkenhead
yes i believe this id true with few modifications to the engine bay great idea power to weight very quick

Top
#488511 - 19th Mar 2011 8:11pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
evo1986 Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 4th Feb 2010
Posts: 101
Loc: birkenhead
Hmmmmmmm brain is ticking as I have just got my hands on a polo and was thinking a g40 engine but this has been done a few
Times before so I think a vr6 engine would be unique and fast

Top
#488512 - 19th Mar 2011 8:13pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
_Ste_ Offline


Wiki Master

Registered: 7th Aug 2005
Posts: 15985
Loc: New Brighton
Any conversion is possible with a little time and effort, I was looking at a Mk1 fiesta with a V6 cosworth engine & rear wheel drive the other day on eBay. That would be great fun but it needs a shortened propshaft.
_________________________


http://www.youtube.com/user/stetopop

Top
#488518 - 19th Mar 2011 8:18pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
evo1986 Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 4th Feb 2010
Posts: 101
Loc: birkenhead
Now that would be fun , worlds fast go-kart comes to mind , I am not really good with mods my self so would need some one with a bit of experience an know how , do u know eny garages that take conversion work on ?

Top
#488521 - 19th Mar 2011 8:25pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
_Ste_ Offline


Wiki Master

Registered: 7th Aug 2005
Posts: 15985
Loc: New Brighton
I don't know of any, what I'd do is search google to see if anyone else has done it and if there's a step by step guide.
I know there's special engine mounts available on eBay for putting a C20LET (2.0 twin cam 16v turbo) in a corsa, maybe there's some things for polos?
Was the G40 supercharged?
_________________________


http://www.youtube.com/user/stetopop

Top
#488525 - 19th Mar 2011 8:32pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
evo1986 Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 4th Feb 2010
Posts: 101
Loc: birkenhead
Yer the g40 is supercharged , I am sure I have seen engine mounts some were for the polo carnt remember were tho but will have another look , I think if it is possible to do it would be a very quick car

Top
#488526 - 19th Mar 2011 8:33pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
evo1986 Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 4th Feb 2010
Posts: 101
Loc: birkenhead
The g40 engine is 1.3 supercharged

Top
#488527 - 19th Mar 2011 8:38pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
_Ste_ Offline


Wiki Master

Registered: 7th Aug 2005
Posts: 15985
Loc: New Brighton
yeah man, it would be well quick, worth doing, the VR6 is quick and its a heavier car.
_________________________


http://www.youtube.com/user/stetopop

Top
#488535 - 19th Mar 2011 8:44pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
evo1986 Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 4th Feb 2010
Posts: 101
Loc: birkenhead
Cheers for the input will be looking in to it abit more

Top
#488545 - 19th Mar 2011 9:19pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
mrhanky Offline
Forum Addict

Registered: 1st Dec 2010
Posts: 1236
Loc: my house
Originally Posted By: evo1986
Now that would be fun , worlds fast go-kart comes to mind , I am not really good with mods my self so would need some one with a bit of experience an know how , do u know eny garages that take conversion work on ?


i know someone who would be able to do it for you but chances are it wont be cheap to do wink

shame they are heavy for a small car, bike engines are an easy conversion. mind you, you could go for twin bike engine smile

Top
#488551 - 19th Mar 2011 9:27pm Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
evo1986 Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 4th Feb 2010
Posts: 101
Loc: birkenhead
Yer eny help would be great , I have seen a conversion done and it looks like a lot if work with welding ect so I know it wont be cheap but just to get a price and have an idea on how much would be a start

Top
#488635 - 20th Mar 2011 10:32am Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
StuyMac Offline

Wiki Master

Registered: 24th Nov 2003
Posts: 12002
Loc: Wirralshire
Unfortunatly I think its one of those jobs where you have to write a blank cheque.

If its not a common conversion, then who knows what complications can arise. IMO if your on a budget, its a DIY project to keep costs down frown
_________________________


What If There Were No Hypothetical Questions?

Top
#488636 - 20th Mar 2011 10:34am Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
hoseman Offline
Forum Master

Registered: 30th Sep 2007
Posts: 2346
Loc: Bromborough
Ive seen a V6 in a Mini and a V8 in a Morris Minor!!! A famous one from the seventies was grafting the body from a Capri onto the floorpan of a Mustang!!
_________________________
IF IT HAS A HOSE THEN IM YOUR MAN

BETTER TO BURN OUT THAN FADE AWAY!

Top
#488637 - 20th Mar 2011 10:35am Re: Vr6 engine in a polo ? [Re: evo1986]
Sanchez Offline

Wiki Veteran

Registered: 17th Dec 2003
Posts: 8019
Loc: my house
Originally Posted By: evo1986
I was reading some were that a vr6 golf engine would go in a 1997 polo is ths possible ??


There is a polish guy who put 2 in his lupo eek

here you go : http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?2970226
_________________________
Uncertainty or not knowing causes depression, Im happy because I know I'm going to die one day!

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Moderator:  StuyMac 
Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
New Car tax Rates For New Cars
by fish5133
Today at 01:42 AM
753 Sea Horse, Unit 9, Wallasey Waterfront
by Norton
Yesterday at 09:07 PM
Car Value Sites Parkers Auto Trader
by fish5133
Yesterday at 06:05 PM
Spectacles found.
by Beethoven
Yesterday at 01:02 PM
The Green Eyed Girl
by granny
17th Jan 2017 10:33pm
For Sale & Free
Wanted freezer kit
by dodie
Yesterday at 09:58 PM
2pioneer speakers Free
by dodie
Yesterday at 09:54 PM
Looking to swap an xbox one for a ps4
by surykata
Yesterday at 08:10 PM
Wanted old cars spares or repairs
by vw_kyle
17th Jan 2017 1:08pm
Astra 1.9 diesel 06
by lansyp
16th Jan 2017 8:47pm
Featured Member
Registered: 4th Apr 2010
Posts: 40085
Newest Members
Collette63, shellylou, sgjrob, pjmeaneydog, jennynoonan
12182 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Paypal help
by venice
17th Jan 2017 8:59pm
Brown Bin Collections Restarting Today 17th Jan
by fish5133
17th Jan 2017 9:04am
Indian/Jazz fusion music Liverpool
by paxvobiscum
15th Jan 2017 11:19am
Chinese New Year Liverpool
by paxvobiscum
15th Jan 2017 11:08am
Asbestos shed removal
by TRFCKrisTRFC
13th Jan 2017 10:51pm
News : New Topics
Spectacles found.
by Beethoven
Yesterday at 01:02 PM
When we live to be a 100 yrs old
by granny
Yesterday at 11:46 AM
Secretive mega shake-up of NHS could cost 15 mil
by RUDEBOX
16th Jan 2017 5:58pm
Lost Mobile Phone
by spinner1
15th Jan 2017 6:56pm
Found a mobile phone 14/01/2017 WALLASEY
by GaryFromWirral
15th Jan 2017 11:28am
New Enthusiast Forums
New Car tax Rates For New Cars
by fish5133
Today at 01:42 AM
Car Value Sites Parkers Auto Trader
by fish5133
Yesterday at 06:05 PM
A Little Girl Gets A Kitten
by Uffda
17th Jan 2017 3:45pm
Best Price for Scarpping my car
by Mike72
17th Jan 2017 1:02pm
Diagnosis Route
by fish5133
17th Jan 2017 12:10am
(Views 24hrs)Trending Newest Topics
When we live to be a 100 yrs old 260
Car Value Sites Parkers Auto Trader 104
New Car tax Rates For New Cars 41
753 Sea Horse, Unit 9, Wallasey Waterfront 41
Spectacles found. 40
Wanted freezer kit 38
Looking to swap an xbox one for a ps4 35
The Scouse Accent 30
birthday wishes 15
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Thu 8:14am
Sunset Thu 4:31pm
Local Time Thu 6:44am
WikiWirral Can . . . .
Advertising Click me
To Advertise with
Wikiwirral Click Me